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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE6420 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Aviculopecten regularis Hind
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Aviculopecten regularis Hind

Provenance
Registration No. GSE6420
Collector No name given.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit.
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Bilston Burn - Midlothian.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Millstone Grit Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Namurian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (313 – 326.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]

References
References

Hind W Trans Roy Soc Edinburgh Vol 46 Part II pl1.,fig2

Wilson Palaeontology Vol 4 Part 4 pl66.,fig4

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P818316.JP2

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/BGS/P818368.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P819240.JP2

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